North American Ecology (US and Canada)
Doxocopa laure is a stray only in North America (Scott 1986), and ranges south to Venezuela, Cuba and Jamaica. Habitats are subtropical wooded areas. Host plants are tree and shrubs restricted to Celtis pallida (Ulmaceae), in Mex. Eggs are laid on the host plant singly, or 2-3 together. There are multiple flights each year in Mex., and move north to s Tex July1-Dec31 (Scott 1986).
- Scott, J. A. 1986. The butterflies of North America. Stanford University Press.
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